Ben is a UK-based stage lighting desinger, working predominantly in theatre and opera. Companies he has worked with include the National Theatre, Opera North, The Royal Ballet and the Young Vic. As well as creating his own original designs, Ben also often works as associate to some of the industry's leading lighting designers, including Paule Constable and Jon Clark.
Lighting designs for Theatre
A Christmas Carol - Theatre by the Lake; This House - West Yorkshire Playhouse and UK Tour; Unicorns, Almost - Bristol Old Vic and Hay Festival; What Was Left and The Sandman - Southwark Playhouse; Company and Cabaret - Aberdeen Arts Theatre; Yerma - Riverside Studios; The Nativity Panto - King's Head Theatre; Grimms - Greenwich Playhouse; Into the Woods, Legally Blonde and Sweeney Todd - Bridewell Theatre; The Light in the Piazza, The Wedding Singer and The Producers - Mountview; Sonny - Arts Ed.
Lighting designs for Opera
Trouble in Tahiti - Opera North; Chérubin - Royal Academy Opera; L'elisir d'amore - Iford Opera; L'Ospedale - Wilton's Music Hall; The Turn of the Screw, Aurora and Mad King Suibhne - Bury Court Opera; Mansfield Park - Opera South; Snow - Opera Story; La belle Hélène, Carmen, Idomeneo and Noye's Fludde - Blackheath Halls Opera; Satyagraha and Effigies of Wickedness youth projects - English National Opera; La Rondine - Opera di Peroni; Semele and L'Orfeo - Hampstead Garden Opera; The International Opera Awards - London Coliseum and Sadler's Wells.
As associate lighting designer
The Inheritance - West End and Broadway; The Lehman Trilogy - West End; The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - West End; Tree - Young Vic; Will Tuckett’s Elizabeth - Barbican; Opera North’s Little Greats season; This House - West End.